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Francesco Bartolozzi RA, 1728–1815, Italian, active in Britain (1764–99), Venus Recommending Hymen to Cupid, 1800
Venus Recommending Hymen to Cupid
- Stipple engraving on medium, slightly textured, cream wove paper
- Sheet: 15 11/16 × 19 7/8 inches (39.8 × 50.5 cm), Plate: 14 3/8 × 18 7/16 inches (36.5 × 46.8 cm), Image: 11 3/16 × 17 1/8 inches (28.4 × 43.5 cm)
Inscribed in graphite, lower center: "Venus rec Hymen to Cupid"; inscribed in graphite, verso, lower left: "Tuer 1604"
Lettered, lower center: "Published as the act dirs Mar 1st 1800"
- Credit Line:
- Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
- Copyright Status:
- Public Domain
- Accession Number:
- Prints and Drawings
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